Vinegar and steel wool solutions make homemade wood stains, reacting with tannins in the wood to darken.
Made from all natural household materials, these quick and easy wood stains are super effective, long lasting, and low cost (like 10% of those in the store)! And they are non-toxic as well – no solvents and no VOCs !
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If you’re looking for an all-natural wood stain for your projects, take a look at these easy and cheap techniques!
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vinegar steel wool and tea/coffee/food color stains
Homemade wood stain to make new wood look old. Inexpensive and easy!
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Make your own DIY wood stain with vinegar and steel wool. It's the perfect stain for antiquing and weathering wood furniture.
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7 ways to make wood stain from natural household materials! These quick and easy wood stains are super effective, long lasting, low cost, and non-toxic!
Uses Food Coloring with the vinegar/steel wool stain. The Modern DIY Life: Cheap and Easy DIY Dark Wood Stain
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An easy and inexpensive way to stain your wood projects and make them look old. Love this stain!